The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Law
Rank 71 99 77
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -22
Permanent jobs citing Law 52 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.58% 1.47% 1.92%
As % of the General category 5.88% 2.94% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 16 29
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
884 1020 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.91% 49.83% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 747 868 570
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Law
West Midlands

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region.

Law Salary Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Law Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 31 (34.83%) Legal
2 29 (32.58%) ITIL
3 27 (30.34%) PRINCE2
3 27 (30.34%) Project Management
4 24 (26.97%) Service Management
4 24 (26.97%) Business Development
4 24 (26.97%) Transition Management
5 23 (25.84%) ITSM
5 23 (25.84%) ISEB
5 23 (25.84%) SQL Server
6 20 (22.47%) Workflow
7 19 (21.35%) .NET
7 19 (21.35%) MS Excel
8 16 (17.98%) Windows
8 16 (17.98%) SQL
8 16 (17.98%) Degree
9 15 (16.85%) C#
10 14 (15.73%) VB.NET
11 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET
12 12 (13.48%) Active Directory
12 12 (13.48%) Finance
12 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (11.24%) MS Office
14 8 (8.99%) T-SQL
14 8 (8.99%) Citrix
14 8 (8.99%) VPN
14 8 (8.99%) VMware
15 7 (7.87%) Cisco
15 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
15 7 (7.87%) LAN

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.87%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) WorkSite
Applications
1 19 (21.35%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.24%) MS Office
3 6 (6.74%) MS Project
4 4 (4.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) VPN
2 7 (7.87%) LAN
2 7 (7.87%) WAN
3 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.62%) VLAN
4 4 (4.49%) SAN
5 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
5 3 (3.37%) MPLS
5 3 (3.37%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.25%) Wireless
6 2 (2.25%) Firewall
7 1 (1.12%) 3G
7 1 (1.12%) VoIP
7 1 (1.12%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.12%) MS Access
5 1 (1.12%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (34.83%) Legal
2 12 (13.48%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Transition Manager
1 24 (26.97%) Developer
2 18 (20.22%) Senior Manager
3 16 (17.98%) Service Manager
3 16 (17.98%) Service Transition Manager
4 14 (15.73%) Analyst
5 11 (12.36%) Senior Service Manager
6 7 (7.87%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Coordinator
7 6 (6.74%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (6.74%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.62%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.62%) DBA
8 5 (5.62%) Digital Producer
9 4 (4.49%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Case Management Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) .NET
2 13 (14.61%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.87%) HTML
3 7 (7.87%) WPF
4 6 (6.74%) WCF
4 6 (6.74%) XML
4 6 (6.74%) XSLT
4 6 (6.74%) WinForms
5 2 (2.25%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Social Media
2 3 (3.37%) Replication
2 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.37%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.12%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Windows
2 7 (7.87%) Windows XP
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) ITIL
2 27 (30.34%) PRINCE2
2 27 (30.34%) Project Management
3 24 (26.97%) Service Management
3 24 (26.97%) Business Development
3 24 (26.97%) Transition Management
4 23 (25.84%) ITSM
5 20 (22.47%) Workflow
6 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.74%) UML
7 6 (6.74%) OO
8 5 (5.62%) Content Management
8 5 (5.62%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (5.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (4.49%) Business Transformation
9 4 (4.49%) Change Management
9 4 (4.49%) Document Management
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (3.37%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.98%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) C#
3 14 (15.73%) VB.NET
4 8 (8.99%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.37%) VB
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (25.84%) ISEB
2 16 (17.98%) Degree
3 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) MCSE
5 2 (2.25%) MOS
6 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.12%) CISA
6 1 (1.12%) CISM
6 1 (1.12%) MCP
6 1 (1.12%) IRCA
6 1 (1.12%) CCA
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) vSphere
3 5 (5.62%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.49%) XenApp
5 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.37%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (3.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Citrix
1 8 (8.99%) VMware
2 7 (7.87%) Cisco
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) LexisNexis
4 4 (4.49%) Symantec
4 4 (4.49%) HP
5 3 (3.37%) NetApp
5 3 (3.37%) Kaspersky
6 2 (2.25%) Remedy
7 1 (1.12%) Cognos
7 1 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.12%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.12%) Apple
7 1 (1.12%) Sage
7 1 (1.12%) Adobe
7 1 (1.12%) SmartStream
7 1 (1.12%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.12%) ProCurve
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago